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1. WebGL Water Simulation (madebyevan.com)
463 points by devongovett on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 85 comments
2. Ask HN: How can I do something meaningful?
278 points by DotOrg on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 152 comments
3. Perlis Languages (fogus.me)
236 points by pepijndevos on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
4. The quick website launch checklist (agiliq.com)
235 points by shabda on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 44 comments
5. Issac Asimov: What Is Intelligence, Anyway? (talentdevelop.com)
232 points by rblion on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 58 comments
6. A writer leaves Microsoft Word (stevenpoole.net)
195 points by gw666 on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 154 comments
7. False confessions (economist.com)
180 points by j-g-faustus on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 66 comments
8. MIT Scientists Develop a Drug to Fight Any Viral Infection (time.com)
141 points by schintan on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 40 comments
9. 2005 Zuckerberg Didn't Want To Take On The World (techcrunch.com)
140 points by JJMalina on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 49 comments
10. JavaScript Physics Engine (code.google.com)
140 points by bauchidgw on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
11. The U.S. Postal Service Nears Collapse (businessweek.com)
126 points by jedwhite on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 135 comments
12. Quake Engine source review (fabiensanglard.net)
123 points by jenningsjason on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 15 comments
13. The Queensway Syndicate: tens of billions in revenue; unknown owners. (economist.com)
118 points by pc on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
14. Show HN: Crash into Python (stephensugden.com)
107 points by grncdr on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 14 comments
15. Do trees communicate? Networks, networks (abject.ca)
105 points by miraj on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 21 comments
16. Steve, Please Buy Us A Carrier (mondaynote.com)
101 points by siglesias on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 42 comments
17. Eric Ries: “Don’t Be In A Rush To Get Big, Be In A Rush To Have A Great Product” (techcrunch.com)
97 points by aorshan on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 30 comments
18. Cool Illusion - Motion Induced Blindness (michaelbach.de)
76 points by dean on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 4 comments
19. The Elusive Big Idea (nytimes.com)
77 points by jakevoytko on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 36 comments
20. Schizophrenic Computer Points to New Theory of Disease (ieee.org)
69 points by caustic on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 18 comments
21. Maybe It’s Time for Plan C (nytimes.com)
65 points by jarek on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 14 comments
22. Try Forth (forthfreak.net)
61 points by grifaton on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 17 comments
23. MyBART Hacked By Anonymous (djmash.at)
60 points by llambda on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
24. Lies of B-School (forbes.com)
59 points by krat0sprakhar on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 25 comments
25. Who is Using Node.js And Why? Yammer, Bocoup, Proxlet and Yahoo (bostinnovation.com)
58 points by tq41 on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 26 comments
26. Dark matter may be an illusion caused by the quantum vacuum (physorg.com)
58 points by cwan on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
27. List of Important Publications in Computer Science (wikipedia.org)
58 points by vinutheraj on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 6 comments
28. Can You Trademark a Color? (freakonomics.com)
56 points by dean on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
29. Game theorists offer a surprising insight into the evolution of fair play (findarticles.com)
55 points by molbioguy on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 24 comments
30. Jonathan's Card Experiments And Outcomes (odio.com)
53 points by robryan on Aug 14, 2011 | hide | 87 comments

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